Weather Averages for Sardinia in August
Averages for Sardinia in August
August is the hottest months of the year in Sardinia.
After August, the summery weather continues but the temperatures tend to drop a little, offering a little respite from the hot weather.
There is also a high humidity in August, so the climate can be sauna like.
The good weather means it is the perfect time to hit the beach, with the warm sea making swimming and watersports most appealing.
Sardinia's beautiful weather and wonderful beaches means that tourists flock to the area at this time of the year, though, so there will be a busy and bustling atmosphere if you are on the island during this month.
The average daily temperature in Sardinia during this month can reach a high of 30°C or drop to an average low of 19°C.
The average temperature of the sea during this month is 25°C.
Sardinia sees, on average, 5 days of rain throughout this month.
There is an expectation of 10 hours of sunshine seen per day on average throughout this month.
The Archers Tournament takes place in August, with archers competing in medieval garb prior to the medieval parade that takes place in Sardinia in the following week.
Fireworks and Fried Fish is an event that takes place in the middle of August, with spectacular fireworks displays followed by a fish fry up.
Sardinia is an area that in known for its water sports. Each year, the island hosts both the Kitesurf World Cup and the Chia Classic windsurfing competition.
There are a number of different activities available to all visitors.
Many of the island's beaches offer fantastic surfing. As well as this, visitors can scuba diving, kite and wind surfing. Beginners can try it out in the shallow pools whereas the experienced surfers can take to the seas.